Jon Dalton signs with TNA Wrestling.

Jon Dalton signs with TNA Wrestling.
Jon Dalton’s “Jonny Fairplay” shtick on Survivor Pearl Islands may not have won him the game, but it has landed him a contract with TNA Wrestling. Total Nonstop Action Wrestling airs pay-per-view matches every Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET; Jon will make his debut Jan. 21. In a press release that attributes much of the latest Survivor season’s success, TNA’s president says, “Based on the reaction Jonny drew from 20+ million viewers weekly, there’s no doubt he will ignite both controversy and intrigue each week on TNA’s pay-per-views.” For his part, Jon offers this witty remark: “I’m Jonny Fairplay, and I don’t play fair.” Jon is presently giving the finger to visitors of TNA’s web site.

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John Rocker

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Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

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